• Accokeek Foundation

Field Notes: Volume 16, Number 16

This Week’s Harvest

  1. Garlic

  2. Dried Onions

  3. Beans

  4. Chard

  5. Figs

  6. Basil or Cilantro

  7. Peppers

  8. Tomatoes

  9. Summer Squash

  10. Potatoes

While we strive for consistency at the Ecosystem Farm, we ask that our SHAREholders please keep in mind that Friday and Tuesday harvests will not always be the same.

For your convenience, an exact harvest list will be posted in the packing shed.

The weather on the Ecosystem Farm continues to feel like fall, with air that is so much less oppressive than it was just a few short weeks ago. While we know that the month of September in this still new to us region can be a bit brutal, we look forward to what the future—one of shorter days and cooler nights—might bring.

With this change in weather comes a change in work and in staff. We have shifted our focus even further toward those fall crops that are beginning to grow and those that still need to be put into the ground; beets,